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6 Sessions displayed for album: Christmas Songs By Sinatra [green "vinylite" alternate cover] [clear results]
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14 Nov 1944 New YorkColumbia II Studio Session
Conductor: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra (vocalist), The Bobby Tucker Singers [Jewel Bowman, Claude Reese, Pauline Dugart, Rae Whitney, Kathleen Garnes, Phil Reep, Darrell Woodyard, John Hubert] (vocalists), Red Solomon (trumpet), Sammy Shapiro (trumpet), Carl Poole (trumpet), Charlie Small (trombone), Anthony Russo (trombone), John D’Agostino (trombone), Karl Chlupsa (frenchhorn), Bernie Kaufman (saxophone/woodwinds), Pete Pumiglio (saxophone/woodwinds), Hank Ross (saxophone/woodwinds), Artie Baker (saxophone/woodwinds), Harry Feldman (saxophone/woodwinds), Fred Buldrini (violin), Raoul Poliakin (violin), Sid Harris (violin), Gene Orloff (violin), Leonard Kanter (violin), Seymour Miroff (violin), Bernard Kundell (violin), William Lockwood (violin), Harold Micklin (violin), Julius Brand (violin), Arthur Loeserman (violin), Murray Kellner (violin), Morris Kahan (viola), Sol Rumberg (violin), Sol Pfaff (viola), George Poliakin (violoncello), Emmerick Gara (violoncello), Avron Twerdowky (viloncello), Ruth Hill Bergman (harp), Billy Rowland (piano), Matty Golizio (guitar), Ward Lay (string bass), Johnny Blowers (drums)

CO33808-1
If You Are But A Dream (3:06 alternate)  -  Nat Bonx, Jack Fulton, Moe Jaffe
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

CO33808-2
If You Are But A Dream (3:04)  -  Nat Bonx, Jack Fulton, Moe Jaffe
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
Movie Soundtracks

CO33809-1
Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week) (2:42)  -  Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
Key Release 1945 Saturday Night - Navy V-Disc
Key Release 1945 Saturday Night - Army V-Disc
Key Release 1958 Love Is A Kick - 33-12" Album

CO33809-PB2
Saturday Night (Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week) (2:45 playback/alt.)  -  Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

CO33810-1
There's No You (3:25)  -  Tom Adair, Hal Hopper
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
Key Release 1945 Dream - 78-10" Single

XCO33811-1
White Christmas (3:21)  -  Irving Berlin
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Bobby Tucker Singers.
Selected Releases
Key Release 1944 White Christmas - 78-10" Single
1945 White Christmas - 78-10" Single

XCO33811-PB
White Christmas (3:29 playback/alt.)  -  Irving Berlin
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Bobby Tucker Singers.
Selected Releases

27 Aug 1945 HollywoodColumbia II Studio Session
Conductor: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra (vocalist), The Ken Lane Singers [Ken Lane, Ruth Clark, Norma Larsen, Elva Kellog, Dudley Kuzell, Sydney Pepple, Orville Race, Raymond Clark, John Glaha, Thora Mathiason, Ken Cameron, Stewart M. Blair] (vocalists), Leonard Mach (trumpet), Charles Griffard (trumpet), Bruce Hudson (trumpet), Jimmy Skiles (trombone), Elmer Smithers (trombone), Carl Loeffler (trombone), John W. Cave (frenchhorn), Heinie Beau (saxophone/woodwinds), Don Lodice (saxophone/woodwinds), Mannie Gershman (saxophone/woodwinds), Harold Lawson (saxophone/woodwinds), Leonard Hartman (saxophone/woodwinds), Sam Freed Jr. (violin), Nicholas Pisani (violin), Peter Ellis (violin), Mischa Russell (violin), Sol Kindler (violin), Olcott Vail (violin), Samuel Cytron [Levine] (violin), David Frisina (violin), Anthony Perrotti (violin), George Kast (violin), Walter Edelstein (violin), Victor Arno (violin), David Sterkin (viola), Maurice Perlmutter (viola), Garry White (viola), Fred Goerner (violoncello), Jack Sewell (violoncello), Nicholas OchiAlbi (violoncello), Lauretta McFarland (harp), Mark McIntyre (piano), Dave Barbour (guitar), Jack Ryan (string bass), Ray Hagan (drums)

HCO1525-1
America, The Beautiful (2:30)  -  Katherine Lee Bates, Samuel Augustus Ward
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

HCO1526-1
Silent Night, Holy Night (3:14)  -  Franz Gruber, Joseph Mohr
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
Key Release 1946 Silent Night - 78-10" Single

HCO1526-PB
Silent Night, Holy Night (3:16 playback)  -  Franz Gruber, Joseph Mohr
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

mx. J616-USS1046
Silent Night, Holy Night (1:48 spoken/edit)  -  Franz Gruber, Joseph Mohr
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
0:20 intro by FS.
Selected Releases

HCO1527-1
The Moon Was Yellow (3:00)  -  Fred E. Ahlert, Edgar Leslie
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
Key Release 1950 Dedicated To You - 78-10" Album

HCO1528-1
I Only Have Eyes For You (3:10)  -  Al Dubin, Harry Warren
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
1970 Frank Sinatra - 33-12" Album

HCO1528-1
I Only Have Eyes For You (Pt. 1) (8-track edit)  -  Al Dubin, Harry Warren
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

HCO1528-1
I Only Have Eyes For You (Pt. 2) (8-track edit)  -  Al Dubin, Harry Warren
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

08 Aug 1946 HollywoodColumbia II Studio Session
Conductor: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra (vocalist), The Ken Lane Singers [Ken Lane, Ruth Clark, Norma Larsen, Elva Kellog, Dudley Kuzell, Sydney Pepple, Orville Race, Raymond Clark, John Glaha, Thora Mathiason, Ken Cameron, Stewart M. Blair] (vocalists), Zeke Zarchy (trumpet), Mannie Klein (trumpet), Ray Linn (trumpet), Elmer Smithers (trombone), Hoyt Bohannon (trombone), Ed Kusby (trombone), John Cave (frenchhorn), Jules Kinsler (saxophone/woodwinds), Fred Dornbach (saxophone/woodwinds), Herbie Haymer (saxophone/woodwinds), Fred Stulce (saxophone/woodwinds), Jack Dumont (saxophone/woodwinds), Mischa Russell (violin), Sol Kindler (violin), Peter Ellis (violin), Gerald Joyce (violin), Harry Bluestone (violin), George Kast (violin), Sam Middleman (violin), Dan Lube (violin), Werner Callies (violin), Morris King (violin), Samuel Freed Jr. (violin), Marshall Sosson (violin), Stanley Spiegelman (viola), David Sterkin (viola), Paul Robyn (viola), Fred Goerner (violoncello), Cy Bernard (violoncello), Jack Sewell (violoncello), May Hogan Cambern (harp), Mark McIntyre (piano/celeste), Allan Reuss (guitar), Art Shapiro (string bass), Ray Hagan (drums)

HCO1945-1
Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful) (2:36)  -  John Reading
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

HCO1945-1
Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful) (2:10 edit)  -  John Reading
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

HCO1946-1
Lost In The Stars (3:15)  -  George Forrest, Robert Wright
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
Key Release 1949 Lost In The Stars - Army V-Disc
1959 The Broadway Kick - 33-12" Album

HCO1947-1
Jingle Bells (2:33)  -  James S. Pierpont
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Ken Lane Singers.
Selected Releases
Key Release 1946 Jingle Bells - 78-10" Single

HCO1947-PB2
Jingle Bells (2:35 playback/alt.)  -  James S. Pierpont
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Ken Lane Singers.
Selected Releases

HCO1948-1
Falling In Love With Love (2:43)  -  Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

03 Jul 1947 Hollywood: Vine Street Theatre (1st personnel lineup)Columbia II Studio Session
Conductor: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra (vocalist), Zeke Zarchy (trumpet), Leonard Mach (trumpet), Mannie Klein (trumpet), Tommy Pederson (trombone), Dave Hallett (trombone), Les Jenkins (trombone), Vincent DeRosa (frenchhorn), Fred Stulce (saxophone/woodwinds), Jack Dumont (saxophone/woodwinds), Jules Kinsler (saxophone/woodwinds), Babe Russin (saxophone/woodwinds), Fred Dornbach (saxophone/woodwinds), George Kast (violin), Samuel Cytron [Levine] (violin), Gerald Joyce (violin), Marshall Sosson (violin), Harry Bluestone (violin), Olcott Vail (violin), Felix Slatkin (violin), Nicholas Pisani (violin), Mischa Russell (violin), Sam Middleman (violin), Alex Beller (violin), Morris King (violin), William Hymanson (viola), David Sterkin (viola), Allan Harshman (viola), Fred Goerner (violoncello), Cy Bernard (violoncello), Jack Sewell (violoncello), May Hogan Cambern (harp), Mark McIntyre (piano/celeste), Allan Reuss (guitar), Jack Ryan (string bass), Ray Hagan (drums)

HCO2419-3
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (2:47)  -  Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Takes 1 & 2: See session for June 26, 1947.
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HCO2420-2
Christmas Dreaming (A Little Early This Year) (2:53)  -  Irving Gordon, Lester Lee
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Take 1: See session for June 26, 1947.
Selected Releases

HCO2421-2
The Stars Will Remember (3:12)  -  Don Pelosi, Leo Towers
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Take 1: See session for June 26, 1947.
Selected Releases

HCO2421-PB
The Stars Will Remember (3:14 playback/alt.)  -  Don Pelosi, Leo Towers
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

28 Dec 1947 Hollywood: CBS Playhouse (1st session)Columbia II Studio Session
Conductor: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra (vocalist), The Ken Lane Singers [Ken Lane, Ruth Clark, Norma Larsen, Elva Kellog, Dudley Kuzell, Sydney Pepple, Orville Race, Raymond Clark, John Glaha, Thora Mathiason, Ken Cameron, Stewart Bair] (vocalists), George Wendt (trumpet), Ray Linn (trumpet), Leonard Mach (trumpet), James McGee (frenchhorn), Si Zentner (trombone), Hoyt Bohannon (trombone), Ed Kusby (trombone), Fred Stulce (saxophone/woodwinds), Jules Kinsler (saxophone/woodwinds), Mahlon Clark (saxophone/woodwinds), Harry Schuchman (saxophone/woodwinds), Ted Nash (saxophone/woodwinds), Mischa Russell (violin), George Kast (violin), Werner Callies (violin), Nicholas Pisani (violin), David Frisina (violin), Walter Edelstein (violin), Emil Briano (violin), Dan Lube (violin), Mark Levant (violin), Sam Freed Jr. (violin), Alex Murray (violin), Samuel Cytron [Levine] (violin), Maurice Perlmutter (viola), Garry White (viola), David Sterkin (viola), Fred Goerner (violoncello), Jack Sewell (violoncello), Eleanor Slatkin (violoncello), Lauretta McFarland (harp), Mark McIntyre (piano/celeste), Allan Reuss (guitar), Art Shapiro (string bass), Ray Hagan (drums)

HCO3067-1
It Came Upon The Midnight Clear (3:26)  -  Edmund Hamilton Sears, Richard Storrs Willis
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Ken Lane Singers.
Selected Releases

mx. J617-USS1047
It Came Upon The Midnight Clear (1:25 edit)  -  Edmund Hamilton Sears, Richard Storrs Willis
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Ken Lane Singers.
Selected Releases

HCO3067-PB
It Came Upon The Midnight Clear (3:31 playback/alt.)  -  Edmund Hamilton Sears, Richard Storrs Willis
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Ken Lane Singers.
Selected Releases

HCO3068-1
O Little Town Of Bethlehem (3:04)  -  Phillips Brooks, Lewis H. Redner
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Ken Lane Singers.
Selected Releases

mx. J616-USS1046
O Little Town Of Bethlehem (1:28 edit)  -  Phillips Brooks, Lewis H. Redner
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with The Ken Lane Singers.
Selected Releases

HCO3069-1
White Christmas (3:16)  -  Irving Berlin
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
Key Release 1949 White Christmas [AU] - 78-10" Single

28 Dec 1947 Hollywood: CBS Playhouse (2nd session; 2nd personnel lineup)Columbia II Studio Session
Conductor: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra (vocalist), Zeke Zarchy (trumpet), George Seaburg (trumpet), Ray Linn (trumpet), William Schaeffer (trombone), Tommy Pederson (trombone), Elmer Smithers (trombone), James McGee (frenchhorn), Fred Stulce (saxophone/woodwinds), Heinie Beau (saxophone/woodwinds), Jules Kinsler (saxophone/woodwinds), Herbie Haymer (saxophone/woodwinds), Leonard Hartman (saxophone/woodwinds), Mary Hogan Cambern (harp), Marc McIntyre (piano), Allan Reuss (guitar), Phil Stephens (string bass), Ray Hagan (drums) ... Plus Cyndi Lauper (vocalist) for the 1992 electronic duet. ... Note: This session began after midnight, technically taking place on December 29, 1947.

HCO3072-1
Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town (2:32)  -  J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases
Movie Soundtracks

HCO3072-1
Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town (2:33 electronic duet)  -  J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Frank Sinatra with Cyndi Lauper (dubbed).
Selected Releases

HCO3072-PB
Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town (2:33 playback/alt.)  -  J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie
Arrangement: Axel Stordahl
Selected Releases

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